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3 Headstones of William Blewett, Ann Hocken and Ann Bersey 5 Metres to East of Chancel of Church of St Petroc

A Grade II Listed Building in Trevalga, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.6782 / 50°40'41"N

Longitude: -4.7171 / 4°43'1"W

OS Eastings: 208129

OS Northings: 90028

OS Grid: SX081900

Mapcode National: GBR N3.6L4K

Mapcode Global: FRA 1708.VH6

Entry Name: 3 Headstones of William Blewett, Ann Hocken and Ann Bersey 5 Metres to East of Chancel of Church of St Petroc

Listing Date: 20 July 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1143421

English Heritage Legacy ID: 68899

Location: Trevalga, Cornwall, PL35

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Trevalga

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Trevalga

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

TREVALGA TREVALGA
SX 09 SE
1/237 3 headstones of William Blewett,
Ann Hocken and Ann Bersey 5 metres
to east of chancel of Church of St
Petroc
GV II
3 headstones. 1764, 1775 and 1807. Headstone to south in memory of William Blewett
who died in 1775 and his wife Jenefer who died in 1789. Slate rectangular headstone
inscribed in upper and lower case lettering with serifs. Verse
Since God was pleased to call us hence
We'll fly to Him for our defence
We trust in Christ our Saviour sweet
With in his arms to rest and sleep
Directly to north, headstone in memory of Ann daughter of Edward and William Hocken
who died in 1807. Slate headstone with nowy head inscribed in upper and lower case
lettering with serifs. Verse
Life is uncertain
Death is sure
Sin gives the wound
But Christ is the cure
Directly to west, partly obscured by headstone of Ann Hocken, headstone in memory of
Ann Bersey who died in 1764. Slate rectangular headstone inscribed in upper and
lower case lettering with serifs.
Farewell dear children in this world
Whilst a while remain
The Lord of Host by your Defence
Till we do meet again.


Listing NGR: SX0812990028

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